A Blog by Gail Cushman

Double Whammy

I don’t know if Idaho is on a different time schedule than the rest of the world, but since I returned home from the slow-moving state of Montana, the world has sped up and the days zoom by before I can say Jim…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

Hurray for Crème Brûlée

A lot of things changed when I reached the ripe old age of seventy, and now, five, almost six years later, I am still trying to figure out my life. My recent adventure with a Montana cowboy taught me a couple…

Wrinkly Bits

A Blog by Gail Cushman

Update on Dating

I know you are dying to know about my love life, or loveless life, as the case may be. If you recall, I had a date in November, where I confirmed my online date wasn’t an axe murderer, so I…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

The Perfect Purse

You can buy a purse almost anywhere, but a good purse is hard to come by. I searched for the perfect purse for years and accumulated fifty or sixty nearly perfect purses, you know the ones, with pockets and zippers in the…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

Music to My Ears

It’s been a busy week and I’m a little late starting to write my blog. My editors are tapping their feet, but I’m typing as fast as I can, and I have a lot to tell you. I’ve visited two states…

Wrinkly Bits

A Blog by Gail Cushman

What If?

When I returned home from my recent date, I was filled with questions and had a fine case of the What Ifs. The What Ifs are a non-communicable disease that attack widows without warning. They kinda go like this…What If I…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

First Date

Hurray. He isn’t an axe murderer, but he did carry a knife, one of those Leatherman types. How much damage could that do? I had met him online and I had a bucketful of warnings and cautions and thought, “What if all the…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

Date Lines

OMG, I was asked out on a date. What should I do? I haven’t been on a date for over fifty years, and I have no idea how to act. When a spouse dies, the funeral home should hand out guides to widowhood…

Wrinkly Bits
A Blog by Gail Cushman
Building a Book, Bits of Time
I always wanted to be a construction guy, but I was neither a guy nor had the tools to build things like dog houses, so I had to settle for easier things like writing books. So here I am…

A Blog by Gail Cushman

What Does Unlimited Mean?

A few months ago, I visited the phone store, and a young man suggested that I buy an “unlimited data package.” It was a few dollars more, but I figured that I would never run out. I’m on the Internet a…

Gail Decker Cushman

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